Tuesday, April 25, 2017

John Cofield

John Cofield’s Oxford And Ole Miss: The Lyric On Van Buren Avenue

The Lyric on Van Buren Avenue has such a storied history on the street. Every single business within sight of it has flipped over...

John Cofield’s Oxford And Ole Miss: The Old Colonel

But Sanctuary did not come from out of nowhere, and neither did William Faulkner. He hails from a long line of novel-worthy figures. The...

John Cofield’s Oxford And Ole Miss: Ole Cumberland Church

I'm no historian. Until 10 years ago, any history occurring longer than two weeks ago all faded to foggy gray, then black. I'm only...

John Cofield’s Oxford And Ole Miss: Mr. Garner Hickman

Mr. Garner Hickman, First National Bank President Hickman, called university photographer Jack Cofield at the Ole Miss Public Relations office one afternoon. The rest...

John Cofield Recalls The Story Of Oxford’s Angelo Mistilis And Bobby Holcomb

By John Cofield. If you were among the boys who got to call Dina, Joey, John and Erin's daddy... Angelo, instead of Mr....

John Cofield’s Oxford and Ole Miss: Buckner’s Trestle Tragedies

The first time I read about old Buckner's Trestle south of town, and the two tragedies that happened there some 58 years apart, I...

John Cofield’s Oxford and Ole Miss: That Special Hometown Feeling

I believe that every citizen of Oxford, who appreciates that special hometown feeling that only we know, should climb the steps at 160 Courthouse...

John Cofield’s Oxford and Ole Miss: Faces of Oxford – Guytie Holley Runnels

Our grandfathers knew each other, our fathers knew each other, but as it goes in Oxford, we were more than three grades apart so...

John Cofield’s Oxford & Ole Miss: Hugh’s Heart

I keep an eye out for Oxford photographers and not too long ago Bill Barksdale caught it. His local sports photographs from Oxford High School and...

Oxford Police Protecting the Citizens After Alabama Game

Once the clock hit all zeros on the score board Saturday at the Vaught as Alabama defeated Ole Miss by the score of 48...